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Customer focused since 1872

Our History

Unimin Energy Solutions is a Sibelco global commercial division serving the worldwide energy services industry. Launched in 2014, the organization unifies Sibelco’s Energy mineral portfolio and global footprint under a single energy solutions umbrella, integrating Unimin’s North American expertise with Sibelco’s global capabilities to create the first truly global oilfield minerals company.

About Sibelco

Founded in 1872, Sibelco initially supplied silica sand from deposits in Flanders to Belgium’s major glass producers. The company’s association with the clay industry stretches back over 300 years with UK operations producing world-renowned ball clay in the south west of England. Today, Sibelco supplies a vast portfolio of specialist minerals for use in a wide range of industries and applications. With over 200 sites in 41 countries, Sibelco has the reach, resource and technical expertise to provide the highest quality mineral products and best customer support around the world. Learn more at